Memphis to Hold the 2007 Silent Auction and Banquet
March 28, 2007
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The University of Memphis men's soccer team will take a break from the field to host an annual fundraiser. The Tigers will hold their annual silent auction and banquet on Thursday, March 29 at South Campus.
The silent auction will take place from 7-9 p.m. Dinner will be served at 7:00 p.m., followed by a special guest speaker at 8:00 p.m. The featured speaker for the evening will be Michael Ueltschey. Peter Edmiston from the Soccer Fix Radio Show will be the MC for the evening. Admission to the event is $5 at the door.
Several items will be auctioned off at the event. Some of the items being featured include autographed jerseys, Memphis Tiger sports collector's items and soccer memorabilia.
An autographed jersey from Lionel Messi is one of the featured items of the evening. Messi plays for the Barcelona and Argentina soccer teams. Another featured item of the night is an autographed jersey from Christian Panucci, a member of the Roma Italia soccer team. A soccer ball signed by Tim Howard will also be featured at the event. Howard plays for the Everton and USA soccer teams.
More information on the silent auction and banquet can be found on the website.